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1. yeast

noun. ['ˈjiːst'] any of various single-celled fungi that reproduce asexually by budding or division.

Synonyms

  • fungus
  • Endomycetales
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • order Endomycetales
  • Saccharomyces ellipsoides
  • brewer's yeast
  • baker's yeast

Antonyms

  • male parent
  • father

Etymology

  • giest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. yeast

noun. ['ˈjiːst'] a commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells; used to raise the dough in making bread and for fermenting beer or whiskey.

Synonyms

  • mother
  • brewer's yeast
  • yeast cake
  • leavening
  • barm

Etymology

  • giest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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